Course Detail: MSM-1400 - Safety and Security for the FBO [MSM 1400]

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Overview

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's (ERAU) Safety and Security for the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) is designed for professionals wanting to better understand and implement safety and security programs within the FBO. Course content focuses on emergency preparedness, emergency equipment, safety programs, best practices, and risk management. Other topics include regulatory issues affecting safety and various safety auditing techniques. This course is part of Embry-Riddle's FBO Management professional education certificate.

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Who Should Attend

  • FBO management or prospective management employees
  • Professionals working in the industry looking to advance their understanding of FBO operations

Course Objectives

Upon completing the course, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive and broad-based understanding of:

  • Accident/incident tracking systems
  • Applicable safety regulations
  • Available equipment and options
  • Building and property inspections, maintenance, and repair requirements
  • Characteristics and functions of general health, safety and emergency equipment and systems
  • Environmental compliance and noise abatement
  • Facility emergency plans, emergency preparedness plans, and disaster recovery plans
  • Facility management
  • Guidelines of airport and facility security
  • Planning and implementation of strategic ground operations and overflow
  • Principles of line management
  • Processes for establishing an organizational facility maintenance function
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  • Regulations surrounding use of emergency equipment and systems
  • Safety Management Systems (SMS)
  • Sources for aircraft-specific information
  • Standard auditing techniques
  • Types of emergencies

Course Information

This is an online asynchronous instructor facilitated course with weekly modules and assignments, but no scheduled meeting times. Students should plan to spend approximately 10-15 hours per week working through the course. Coursework is web-based with no additional software required, although a reliable internet connection is recommended. All courses open 48 business hours in advance of each start date, and must be completed by their scheduled end dates. Digital certificates are available upon successful completion of individual courses. Printed certificates are mailed only upon completion of a full certificate program.

 Session Detail: W1121-MSM1400-V1

Schedule: November 1, 2021 to November 28, 2021
Times: 12:00am - 11:59pm
Registration Fee : $500.00

Additional Information

Students may only drop a course through the Office of Professional Education without transcript notation or financial penalty during the drop period. All drop requests or session transfer requests require written communication by the student in order to be processed. Due to the short duration of courses, the drop period ends on the fourth business day of each session. Course fees will not be refunded after the conclusion of the drop period unless an exception request is submitted and granted. After the drop period, students can elect to transfer enrollment to a future session of the same course for a 25% administrative fee. For questions regarding course cancellation, drop period, or exemption requests, please contact the Office of Professional Education by email at training@erau.edu or by phone at 386.481.9070.

Instructors

Name Additional Resources
Daniel Benny

Facility Detail

Worldwide Online
Online Course
1 Aerospace Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(386) 481-9070